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Health Services DG Says No Need To Impose Curfew As COVID19 Spread Is Not Islandwide

Health Services DG Says No Need To Impose Curfew As COVID19 Spread Is Not Islandwide

Health Services Director General Dr. Anil Jasinghe today said there was no necessity to impose a curfew in the country in the wake of a Read more…

General Election 2020: Day three of postal voting commences

General Election 2020: Day three of postal voting commences

Postal voting of the General Election 2020 has commenced for the third consecutive day today (15).

The process kicked off on Monday (13) with the Read more…

UK calls on Sri Lanka to engage with UN recommendations

UK calls on Sri Lanka to engage with UN recommendations

The British government has called on Sri Lanka to engage with recommendations put forward by the UN Special Rapporteur on Rights to Freedom of Peaceful Read more…

Journalist questioned by CID over news report on Lasantha’s murder

Journalist questioned by CID over news report on Lasantha’s murder

Journalist Sri Lal Priyantha was questioned by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) today over a news report published on the murder of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge.

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PAFFREL lodges complaint over NCP Governor violating election laws wearing face mask with party symbol at COVID-19 meeting

PAFFREL lodges complaint over NCP Governor violating election laws wearing face mask with party symbol at COVID-19 meeting

Sri Lanka’s election monitor, People for Free and Fair Election (PAFFREL) has lodged a complaint with the Election Commission today over the Governor of North Read more…

Journos complain to the police
5 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Journos complain to the police »

Two journalists, Ananda Fernando and C.S. Kodikara, have lodged a complaint with the Kilinochchi police raising concerns over their safety.

The two Read more…

Gamage willing to resign as national organiser
5 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gamage willing to resign as national organiser »

United National Party (UNP) national organiser Daya Gamage had informed party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe that he was willing to resign from his Read more…

USD 3 billion spent on the North
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

USD 3 billion spent on the North »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the government has spent around 3 billion US dollars for the development of the North since the Read more…

GTF writes to the queen
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

GTF writes to the queen »

The Global Tamil Forum (GTF), a UK based diaspora group, last week wrote to the Queen regarding concerns over holding the Commonwealth Read more…

CM to take oaths before MR
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CM to take oaths before MR »

The newly elected Chief Minister of the Northern Province, C.V. Wigneswaran, will take oaths before President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday at Temple Read more…

Two Russian Naval Ships arrive on a Goodwill Visit
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Two Russian Naval Ships arrive on a Goodwill Visit »

Two Russian Naval Ships, “Varyag” and “Boris Butoma”, arrived at the port of Trincomalee on 04th October 2013 on a goodwill visit. Read more…

WPC polls before May 2014
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

WPC polls before May 2014 »

Elections for the Western Provincial Council (WPC) will take place before May next year, a government Minister said today.

Minister Susil Premajayantha Read more…

India still undecided on CHOGM
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India still undecided on CHOGM »

India is yet to decide on its participation at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sri Lanka, an Indian Minister Read more…

Boat strays into Lankan waters, one missing
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Boat strays into Lankan waters, one missing »

24 Rameswaram fishers released by Lankan courtFisherman suspected drownedRameswaram fishermen slam penalty on Puducherry counterparts Rameswaram: Two out of the 500-odd fishing Read more…

Nepal bans screening 3 Sri Lankan films at documentary festival
4 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Nepal bans screening 3 Sri Lankan films at documentary festival »

The Nepali government banned the screening of three Sri Lankan films at the Film South Asia (FSA), festival of Southasian documentaries upon Read more…